Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.

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This, however, is an error, as Columbus took a more active part.

He would not even admit that it was stronger than he; but it was more active.

The salts and more active spirits of tar are got by infusion in cold water; but the resinous part is not to be dissolved thereby.

The more active he is, the more passive they are likely to become.

There is no more active officer in the regiment, and you know it.

However, he got further than Jim because he was even quicker and more active.

The sense of hearing is more active and further advanced than that of sight.

Neither is it true that one sex is more active in its 'movements' than the other.

He is more active amongst us to-day than he has been for many ages.

All the powers of his mind were more active and clearer than ever, but they acted apart from his will.